Footpath works provides a new lease of life for Rossendale stone

29 September 2016

Huge blocks of stone used to support the pillars of old Lancashire mill are being put to use for the first time during the final phase of the Brown Knoll…

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Final phase of footpath project underway

13 September 2016

Work to create a sustainable stone path, 2770 metres in length, to protect exposed bare peat from further erosion, is entering its final phase. The popularity of the path at…

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Work to begin on proposals for Cutthroat Track

13 September 2016

Archaeological survey works have been completed on a popular Peak District path - the Cutthroat Bridleway on the Moscar Estate. The investigations were needed to ensure proposals to repair the…

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Work begins on €16 million project to transform moorland

01 September 2016

Conservation work now underway as part of MoorLIFE 2020 After months of preparations and surveying the first work that will help protect and transform moorlands across the South Pennines and…

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Archaeologists to carry out investigations along Cutthroat Bridleway

05 July 2016

Archaeologists are now in action carrying out initial investigations on a popular Peak District path. The work is the very first stage of a proposed project to repair the eroded and damaged…

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New pathway helps protect fragile moorland

23 June 2016

Hundreds of tonnes of reclaimed flagstones from old mills have been given a new lease of life helping to safeguard the moorland landscape. The Rosendale flagstones are being laid to…

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Minister officially launches €16 million moorland project

26 May 2016

A €16 million project that will help protect and transform moorlands across the South Pennines and the Peak District National Park has been officially launched. Defra Minister Rory Stewart was joined…

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Partnership awarded for one of the best EU-funded nature conservation projects in Europe

19 April 2016

A large-scale nature conservation project delivered by the Moors for the Future Partnership has been recognised as one of the most effective and inspiring in the EU. Since 2003 the…

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Environment Agency Chief Executive visits our work

19 February 2016

Sir James Bevan is today visiting uplands in the Peak District National Park to see firsthand how the Environment Agency’s investment is supporting the Moors for the Future Partnership in…

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Picture perfect: Stunning image rewards photographer’s patience

15 February 2016

Prize winning photo of moorland bird took four years to capture With piercing yellow eyes, the short-eared owl alights for the briefest of moments on a fencepost as golden evening…

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